Philosophy Event at Middlesex this Thursday:
Susan James on ‘Spinoza, Rembrandt and Superstition’
Susan James is the author of Passion and Action: The Emotions in Early Modern Philosophy(Oxford University Press, 1997), and is currently working on a book on Spinoza and politics. She lectures in philosophy at Birkbeck College, University of London. She will be discussing Spinoza's political philosophy, with reference to the discussion of superstition in the Preface to the Tractatus Theologico-Politicus and the theory of passions in the Ethics.
Place: Saloon (M004), Mansion Building, Middlesex University, Trent Park campus, Bramley Road, London N14 4YZ. Tube: Piccadilly line to Oakwood station, free bus to campus. Enquiries:firstname.lastname@example.org